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This is a list of gear that Bongo John utilizes for recording engineering, videography & scoring services

Bongo John Studio
System 1
Intrex Custom PC system i7 Quad Core - Primarily utilized for audio work in Cubase 12 Pro
and ProTools Studio (perpetual license)
System 2:
2023 Apple MacBook Pro M2 Max - Primarily utilized for video work via Final Cut Pro X
System 3:
2018 Apple MacBook Pro i9 - 6 core - Mainly utilized for remote audio recording work via Logic Pro X
Focusrite Clarett+ 8-Pre (Inputs 1-8)
Focusrite Scarlett Octo-Pre (Inputs 9-16)
Software (Purchased/Licensed):
ProTools Studio (perpetual license)
Cubase Pro 12 (soon to upgrade to Cubase 13)
Izotope Full Mastering Suite
Logic Pro X
Mercury Waves Bundle
Waves Abby Road Collection
Adobe Audition
Final Cut Pro X
Omnisphere Power Synth 2 - Spectrasonics
Drumagog 5 Platinum
Miroslav Philharmonik 2
Komplete 13 Ultimate Collector's Edition
NOVO Heavyocity (strings VST)
Orchestral & Symphonic Percussion
Reason 12 Rack inside VST and Reason 7 via re-wire
Cinesamples Composer's Toolkit
Sonokinetic Boutique Collection
Heavyocity - Vocalize, Vocalize 2, Mosaic Pluck, Scoring Acoustic Guitars, Ensemble Drums,
Ethnic Drum Ensembles, Ensemble Metals, Ensemble Woods
Yamaha HS7 Monitors
PreSonus Temblor T10 Active 10" Studio Subwoofer
Mackie HM 400 Headphone Amplifier
1 Warm Audio WA-87 R2 
1 Sennheiser MD 421-II
5 Shure SM 57
1 Shure SM 58
1 Shure Beta 52
2 Rode NT5
3 Shure PGA 56
1 dbx RTA-M Reference Microphone
1 AKG P170 Condenser
1 Avantone CK-1 Condenser
1 Sennheiser e835
Komplete Kontrol S88 keyboard controller
Mapex Meridian Maple 5-Piece drum kit
An arrangement of Zildjian, Sabian, Wuhan & Paiste cymbals
Pearl Free-Floating Concert Snare (maple hoop),
Shellless LP bongos, 2 Remo djembes, 2 doumbeks, LP micro-snare,
DW, Tama, Zildjian, Gibraltar & LP various hardware for drum kit & percussion
Roland TD-17-KVX kit
Video Gear:
2 Sony 4K FDR-AX43 Handycams
2 Canon Vixia HF G20 2.37 MP Camcorders ‑ 1080p
2 Canon DM-100 directional stereo microphones
1 Panasonic HDC-HS250P/PC video camera
1 Zoom Q8 HD Camera
Various tripods, memory cards, and accessories
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